click to enable zoom
Loading Maps logo


CONGRESS EXTENDS HOMEBUYER TAX CREDIT! Bill extends homebuyer tax credit into next year. By Tami Luhby, senior writer NEW YORK ( — New homebuyers are poised to see the $8,000 tax credit extended into mid-next year. The legislation extends the $8,000 homebuyer tax credit to contracts signed by April 30 and closed by …

+ read more

Tax Credit Provides Outstanding Opportunity for Home Buyers

A tax credit of up to $8,000 is available for qualified first-time home buyers purchasing a principal residence on or after January 1, 2009 and before December 1, 2009.

+ read more


The Mid City Bayou Boogaloo is this weekend and I can’t wait. This is truly one of the best festivals in the city. The band line up is always great, its on the underutilized beautiful Bayou St. John and best of all it’s FREE!! I having been volunteering at the beer booths since the …

+ read more

Soft 2nd Mortgage for “1st Time” Home Buyers

Finally, New Orleans is getting some help in the rebuilding department. The New Orleans Finance Authority has some fantastic programs to help first time home buyers — but don’t stop reading there– they have expanded the definition of “first time home buyer.” If you owned before Katrina, but have rented since, you are considered …

+ read more


Things have been going so fast for Urban Vision that we’ve been neglecting our blog. That stops today! Welcome to our fabulous listings website, also a place to get to know us as agents and broker. I’m MJ Sauer, owner and broker for Urban Vision. I’m a New Orleans local, working the real estate …

+ read more

When everyone is selling. . . buy!

I was reading an article this morning by cnn money writer Les Christie, and it talked about now being the best time to buy a home in the past four years. For those of you who read my blog “2008, Last Chance for deals,” you know I feel the same way. For years we …

+ read more

Bywater and Marigny sales prices

I’ve been hearing a lot of projections about how well or poorly the housing market did in the Bywater and Marigny neighborhoods of New Orleans, so I decided to take a look at the numbers. I compared the last half of 2006 (July 1 – December 31) with the last half of 2007 in …

+ read more

2008 – Last Call for Deals?

In spite of the national gloom and doom reports on the housing market, there are a lot of indicators that 2008 may be the best time to get in on a booming buyers market. Both nationally and locally, experts think 2008 may be the bottom of the softening housing market and possibly one of …

+ read more

Our Offices and Bar: Urban Vision & the Mid-City Yacht Club

Our new offices are over my brand new venture, the Mid-City Yacht Club. This bar combines the efforts of Ben and Stefanie Markey, my husband Jeremy Sauer, and me to make a place to play pool, listen to music, and socialize after working hard to rebuild New Orleans…one house at a time!

+ read more

Tour One of Our Properties: Awesome Penthouse in the Sky!

BEAUTIFUL PANORAMIC VIEW CONDO! Call us for a tour of this glorious property.

+ read more
  • Property Search

  • Mortgage Calculator

  • Login